LinuxQuestions.org
Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking > Linux - Wireless Networking
User Name
Password
Linux - Wireless Networking This forum is for the discussion of wireless networking in Linux.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 08-15-2007, 09:27 PM   #1
yannienya
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2007
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Smile Networking XP to Linix


I have a Compaq running XP professional and I want to connect(hardwire) it to a wireless router which will be connected to the cable modem. I, in turn want my Dell which is running Linux Ubuntu 6 to be connected via a wireless adapter attached to the Linux box. What hardware should I buy that contains the drivers for the Linux side? I understand that the router attached to the XP side should be no issue.

Thank you

Michael
 
Old 08-16-2007, 12:40 AM   #2
Bruce Hill
HCL Maintainer
 
Registered: Jun 2003
Location: Tupelo, MS
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 6,926

Rep: Reputation: 124Reputation: 124
Your post is a bit confusing. Do you already have a wireless adapter? If so, then you should post it's information.

If not, check our Hardware Compatibility List for one that is reported to work well with Linux.
 
  


Reply

Tags
adapter, linux, network, wireless


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
notes for linix lieuquocdat Fedora 1 02-11-2007 07:48 PM
Tape in linix lieuquocdat Linux - Hardware 1 08-29-2006 09:16 PM
Networking Printing Failure (from Linix To Winxp) ROY913 Fedora 2 11-29-2005 12:18 PM
Linix WIFI YourForum Linux - Wireless Networking 2 11-27-2003 09:30 AM
Linix and p2p mikeshn Linux - General 1 04-06-2002 09:45 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:24 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration